Four men arrested on suspicion of drug offences in North Swindon

Alert message sent 18/04/2019 10:22:00

Information sent on behalf of Wiltshire Police


Four men were arrested on suspicion of drug offences in Swindon during the early hours of this morning. 

Shortly after midnight, a vehicle linked to class A drug dealing was spotted in Lady Lane, Blunsdon.

Officers from the local Community Policing Team attended the area and located the vehicle leaving Tadpole Village into Oakhurst Way. 

Officers managed to stop the vehicle which was found to have four people inside. One of the occupants was seen to attempt to swallow a package but officers quickly intervened and recovered the package – suspected class A drugs – from his mouth. 

A further quantity of class A drugs were located on his lap. 

A 49-year-old Swindon man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class A drugs.

Three other men, aged 17, 38, and 40, were all arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs. 

All four remain in custody at Gablecross today for questioning. 

To report suspected drug activity, call 101.
Message sent by
Katie Bond (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

Message tag words

Back to previous page
Click here to tweet this message to your followers

Discuss this alert message

Please see terms below before using this feature
Please be aware that the facility above is a Facebook service, posting your views will make some of your Facebook information visible to everyone (as with any Facebook activity).

The system administrators (VISAV Limited) monitor the content added. Any misuse or objectionable material should be reported to support@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk.

The views expressed do not represent the views of the system administrators who are VISAV Limited, the Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other Information Provider using this service.
 
Buy SSL Certificate